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Old 02-11-20, 09:34 PM
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28x1 1/2 Westwood stainless steel 32&40H rims

Hello to all. I am also looking for a pair of 28 x 1 1/2 Westwood stainless steel rims (also known as 40-635 size?)with 32 holes and 40 holes. These are to go onto my Raleigh,Nottingham-made roadster.

No 36 holes please as I want to match them to my old Sturmey Archer brake hubs which are 32/40. No alloy/aluminium rims either please.

It seems that s/steel rims for this size and holes are VERY hard to come by. I am not too concerned with the brand name,as long as they are s/steel of the right size&holes. But I will be tempted to consider a pair of steel Sturmey Archer rims if they come along at the right price 😁 . Anyway,if anyone can help me out,please reply.

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These are listed as 28 x 1 1/2

https://www.dutchbikebits.com/tradit...cle-wheel-rims

They appear to have chrome plated stainless, 36h. And, dirt cheap... relatively speaking, depending on the actual shipping cost.
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Yellow Jersey has 'em in 32h and 40h: Spares and Accessories for Roadster Bicycles Raleigh Tourist 28" 635mm at Yellow Jersey Westwood Rims is another keyword Rod brakes British spares Whitworth Phillips Tourist.
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Thanks to both of you for sharing. Yes,I have visited the two websites before but no 32/40h stainless steel in that size. I can get generic China-made Westwood rims back home,if I want to. YellowJersey's KW are India-made,if I am not mistaken? But I would like to try looking for the s/steel ones for the time being.

Thanks again for sharing.All the best.

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You might try this company:

https://www.alibaba.com/product-deta...015625196.html

Of course China is upside-down right now so it could take some time, but they might be able to do the size/holes you need.
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Hi,thanks. This company is in India. I did send them an enquiry some time back but they never get back to me. Perhaps I should try again.....🤔
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No respond from the companies.....

Hi. Well,I have tried contacting the companies like KAD in India as listed in the link. But I have yet to get any response from them;perhaps they are only interested in bulk orders,you know,in the thousands 😁. I just need TWO pieces......32H and 40H. No 36H please.

Anyway,if you good folks know of any other places that might sell these s/s rims or maybe you yourselves have extra sets to let go,please share/reply,or pm me.

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